Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / scattering
FEEDBACK

scattering

See definition of scattering on Dictionary.com

synonyms for scattering

  • few
  • irregular
  • scattered
  • not many
  • some
See also synonyms for: scatterings
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Meet Grammar Coach
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar Coach
Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

TRY USING scattering

See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140
QUIZ
Sprint To The Finish With This Olympics Quiz!
START THE QUIZ

How to use scattering in a sentence

You have to modify your entire body to minimize any scattering or reflection of light.
NEW IMAGES CLARIFY HOW GLASSWING BUTTERFLIES MAKE THEIR WINGS TRANSPARENTMARIA TEMMINGJUNE 21, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
In the sum of all possible interactions that could happen during a particle scattering event, the mathematical term representing each interaction splits into two parts, much as the number 6 splits into 2 × 3.
HOW GRAVITY IS A DOUBLE COPY OF OTHER FORCESCHARLIE WOODMAY 4, 2021QUANTA MAGAZINE
She said she is making plans for friends to participate in the scattering of her daughter’s ashes.
BELOVED 17TH STREET FIGURE JEN NEWBAUER DIES AT 41LOU CHIBBARO JR.MARCH 15, 2021WASHINGTON BLADE
He led me inside, into a hall with a scattering of young people, all of whom cheered as soon as they saw him.
FICTION: QUIET EARTH PHILOSOPHYKATIE MCLEANOCTOBER 21, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Scattering wooden villages, each a line of hovels, appeared at long intervals.
LAZARREMARY HARTWELL CATHERWOOD
Scattering in various directions we ragged about until tea-time.
FROM SNOTTY TO SUBWOLSTAN BEAUMONT CHARLES WELD FORESTER
Scattering down side streets, alley-ways, behind lumber-piles, everywhere—anywhere.
FOES IN AMBUSHCHARLES KING
Scattering with wild cries of fear, they could be seen running for their lives toward the wood.
THE GIRL AVIATORS' MOTOR BUTTERFLYMARGARET BURNHAM
Scattering shots are heard all along and around our line—the trumpets of the cavalry ring out "To arms!"
CAMPAIGNING WITH CROOK AND STORIES OF ARMY LIFECHARLES KING
The Country back on each Side is wavering lands with Scattering pine.
THE JOURNALS OF LEWIS AND CLARKMERIWETHER LEWIS AND WILLIAM CLARK
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
JULY 24, 2021
Choose the synonym for cross
traverse

WORDS RELATED TO SCATTERING

  • bit
  • drop
  • few drops
  • flavor
  • grain
  • hint
  • lick
  • little
  • part
  • pinch
  • scattering
  • seasoning
  • smack
  • smidgen
  • soupçon
  • sprinkle
  • sprinkling
  • squirt
  • streak
  • suspicion
  • taste
  • tincture
  • tinge
  • touch
  • trace
  • trifle
  • zest
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORD OF THE DAY

natantadjective | [neyt-nt ]SEE DEFINITION